AzCHOW is a statewide organization of community-based advocates. AzCHOW provides an opportunity for Community Health Workers (CHWs) to speak with a collective voice, and has been advocating for the work of CHWs in Arizona since 2001.
AzCHOW provides an opportunity for Community Health Workers (CHWs) to develop a collective voice in addressing relevant CHW workforce issues. Our key focus is uniting CHWs of all disciplines in building CHW capacity to address CHW workforce policy and sustainability issues that impact our professional development and our capacity to meet the needs of the communities we serve. AzCHOW creates partnerships to build upon organizational capacities and strengths while serving the under-served and at-risk population within our state, as well as addressing relevant political and policy issues.
Other Organizations We Support
The Arizona CoVHORT
The CoVHORT study is collaborative effort between public health and medical researchers to try and learn how COVID-19 affects the residents of Arizona. Our research team consists of researchers from colleges across The University of Arizona Health Sciences Campus including the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, the College of Family Medicine, the College of Medicine – Tucson, the College of Medicine – Phoenix as well as the School of Human Evolution and Social Change at Arizona State University.
Children's Action Alliance
Children’s Action Alliance (CAA) is an independent voice for Arizona children at the state capitol and in the community. We work to create an Arizona where every child is safe, loved, and has access to quality education and affordable health care. We advocate for meaningful legislation and smart policies that improve the lives of Arizona families and children.